O salutaris hostia (Étienne Moulinié)

From ChoralWiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Music files

L E G E N D Disclaimer How to download
Icon_pdf.gif Pdf
Icon_snd.gif Midi
MusicXML.png MusicXML
Icon_vid2.gif Video
Finale.png Finale
File details.gif File details
Question.gif Help
  • (Posted 2015-07-31)  CPDL #36359:      (Finale 2011)
Editor: Jeffrey Quick (submitted 2015-07-31).   Score information: Letter, 3 pages, 95 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes:
  • (Posted 2009-09-05)  CPDL #20107:         
Editor: Claude Tallet (submitted 2009-09-05).   Score information: A4, 3 pages, 211 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes:

General Information

Title: O salutaris hostia
Composer: Étienne Moulinié

Number of voices: 5vv   Voicing: SATTB
Genre: SacredMotetEucharistic song

Language: Latin
Instruments: Basso continuo

First published:

External websites:

Original text and translations

Latin.png Latin text

O salutaris hostia,
Spes unica fidelium,
In te confidit Francia,
Da pacem, serva Lilium.

English.png English translation

O saving victim,
Sole hope of the faithful,
In you France trusts:
Grant peace, preserve the [royal] Lily.

This text is sometimes used as a middle verse to O salutaris hostia, with the first line changed to O vere digne Hostia ("O truly worthy host").

German.png German translation

O heilbringende Opfergabe,
Einzige Hoffnung der Gläubigen,
Auf dich vertraut Frankreich,
Gib Frieden, bewahre die Lilie. [: die französische Wappenblume]